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About Us

Our Mission
The Mission of the State Support Team Region 16 is to build the capacity of local and related education agencies to engage in systemic and sustainable improvement that impacts educational outcomes for students.

We're located in the Athens Meigs Educational Service Center at 21 Birge Dr, Chauncey, OH 45719


What is the State Support Team?
State Support Team 16 provides special education, school improvement, and early learning & school readiness support to the 24 school districts, seven county boards of developmental disabilities, four career technical centers, and countless early childhood providers within the eight-county region.  ODE's SST Resources



Educational Organizations by County


meet our staff

Heather Wolfe, Director
Angie Gibbs, ELSR Lead Consultant
Rachel Wakefield, Consultant
Kathy Dailey, Consultant
Nichol Honaker, Consultant
Allison Lane, Consultant
Malinda Johnston, Consultant
Lisa Arthur (Schenkelberg
), Consultant
Kim Miller, Consultant
Ally Trew, Consultant
Nancy Ruth, Consultant
David Bruce, Consultant
Robin Phillips, Consultant
Erica Ballard, Administrative Assistant
Zoe Graham, Social Media Specialist

View all Staff here

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